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UBC Jr. Representative

Ada Mew

UBC Jr. Representative

Ada Mew

University of British Columbia, 2nd Year

Education (Prior to pharmacy school): BSc Honors in Biotechnology

Hobbies & Interests: Brewing beer, wine and health care

Position Goals:

  1. Improve the unity of the Pharmacy profession between provinces.
  2. Increase accessibility and patient-centered care in everyday live.
  3. Advocate for Pharmacy expanded scope and implement a national pharmaceutical coverage program.

Career Goals:

Healthcare Policy, hoping to work for Canada’s ministry of Health or Health Canada.

Duties for Jr. Representative

  • To assist the Senior Representative in the execution of all local CAPSI duties.
  • To be an active member of the Undergraduate Pharmaceutical Society Council if so designated by that local constitution.
  • To set up and update the CAPSI Bulletin Board with materials received from the National Council and CAPSI members.
  • To organize and oversee two (2) CAPSI Symposia on topics proposed by the Vice President, Education and voted upon by CAPSI General Council.
  • To actively participate in all of CAPSI National and local activities, projects and initiatives.
  • Learn about the function and intricacies of CAPSI and the duties as Senior Representative the following year.
  • Participate as an active member of the National Council, offering feedback and input on any issues and discussions that arise.
  • Attend meetings and prepare and distribute reports at two Meetings: PDW and the VTC prior to the CPhA Conference. (Reports may be made throughout the year to inform the Executive and General Council as needed).